Dear Readers, I've explained the global warming potential (GWP) of methane previously (see methane category), and I know that many of you got it. Some highly intelligent people still aren't getting it, and many of them are reporters. Since … [Read more...]
Is that a methane leak or a methane tsunami?
More people are talking today about oil and gas methane "leaks," and that's great! But, it's essential to know the difference between a methane leak, intentional release, and an emission event. When a tsunami is coming, no one says there is a … [Read more...]
Royal Dutch Shell methane flimflam
Today Reuter's published a plea from Royal Dutch Shell calling for the Trump White House to tighten rules to plug methane leaks. On the surface this seems like a really big deal but I caught the familiar aroma of oil and gas bullshit. Closer … [Read more...]
Today I’m burning despair’s chair
I woke up this morning gasping for breath and filled with dread. This was a full-blown panic attack fueled by the weight of what the future holds for my family and for the entire human race. Lying there under the covers, unwilling to face the 42 … [Read more...]